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COVID-19 and the Engaged Campus

updated 5/27/2020 Though we are working remotely, all staff are accessible by phone and email. We understand that grant applications and award nominations are not foremost in your mind, so for this reason, we have adjusted the timelines to provide greater flexibility. We hope that the following resources will be helpful to you as you adapt programs, teaching, and learning in the face of COVID-19. Campus Compact staff across the nation have been gathering information, best practices, and new ideas to help the SLCE community cope with the transition. Check back often for updates.

Remembering Liz Hollander

Campus Compact notes with sadness the passing of Liz Hollander, Campus Compact president from 1997 – 2006. We celebrate her great contributions to educating citizens and building communities during her time as president and throughout her career.A city planner and leader in service learning, she had a long and distinguished professional career, first in Chicago and later in Providence. In the former, she was Planning Commissioner under the city’s first African-American mayor, Harold Washington, from 1983 to 1989. The first woman to hold that position, Hollander was a champion of city life, both through increased neighborhood development and the enlivening and…